MonthMarch 2019

Gov. Umahi speaks on planning to dump PDP for APC

The Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi, has berated Senator Sunny Ogbuorji, who is the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the just concluded 2019 general election for rumouring that he (Umahi) will defect to APC before May 29, 2019. Umahi made this known through in a press statement signed and […] Gov. Umahi speaks on planning to dump PDP for APC [hmp_player]

Nigeria elections: Why Army should be probed – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State, has asked the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, to investigate the role of his officers and men in the violence that occurred during the general elections. Speaking on Wednesday at the party’s secretariat in Yenagoa, the Chairman of PDP, Moses Cleopas, said that the […] Nigeria elections: Why Army should be probed – PDP [hmp_player]

SEC distances self from controversial Visionscape bond

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reacted to the controversy trailing Visionscape Bond. SEC, in a statement posted on its website, said it did not approve the bond. It reads: “The attention of the Commission has been drawn to news media publications regarding the default in repayment on Visionscape Bond and the Commission’s role […] SEC distances self from controversial Visionscape bond [hmp_player]

Witness alleges how former bank chief, Erastus Akingbola bought London properties with £9.7m

Abdulraheem Jimoh, a prosecution witness, in the ongoing trial of Erastus Akingbola, a former Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc, Wednesday, told Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, how the defendant allegedly diverted funds from the bank and bought some properties in London for the total sums of […] Witness alleges how former bank chief, Erastus Akingbola bought London properties with £9.7m [hmp_player]

Fr. Mbaka speaks on Buhari’s victory, warns politicians to stop ignoring him

Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, the Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria, has warned trouble politicians in the country to stay away from his ministry. Mbaka stated this during his Wednesday weekly prayer meeting, in his prayer ground Umuchigbo-Nike Enugu. The controversial cleric further noted that his religious inclination was a gift that God […] Fr. Mbaka speaks on Buhari’s victory, warns politicians to stop ignoring him [hmp_player]

Ganduje’s aide resigns over his refusal to concede defeat in Kano governorship race

Alhaji Hashim Suleiman, the Senior Special Assistant on Urban Beautification to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has tendered his letter of resignation to Secretary to the State Government. In his resignation letter, he attributed his reason to the failure of Governor Ganduje to concede defeat to the Guber candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Engineer […] Ganduje’s aide resigns over his refusal to concede defeat in Kano governorship race [hmp_player]